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Careers for the 21st Century: Health Technologists and Technicians

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·        1. Medical technicians do not work under the supervision of medical technologists or laboratory managers.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) true

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) false

·        2. Medical technicians and technologists need to be very _____ to work in the field.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) communicative

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) dedicated

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) cooperative

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) detail-oriented

·        3. Opticians are allowed to _____.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) write lens prescriptions

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) design contact lenses

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) give eye exams

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) grind and insert lens into frames

·        4. Which of the following reflects the duties of LPNs?

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) They develop care plans for doctors.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) They provide basic bedside care.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) They develop new tests for radiologists.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) They assist doctors in surgery.

·        5. Experienced radiologic technologists _____.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) develop X-ray films for radiologists

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) diagnose medical problems

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) read CT scans for doctors

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) operate on cancer patients

·        6. The job description of a dental hygienist would probably include _____.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) fitting and tightening braces

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) X-raying, cleaning, and flossing teeth

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) extracting, filling, and capping teeth

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) whitening, bleaching, or pulling teeth

·        7. When beginning a career in nuclear technology, you might start as a(n) _____.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) assistant

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) audiologist

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) X-ray technologist

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) nuclear technician

·        8. If you like the medical field, but prefer very little patient contact, you may enjoy a career as a _____.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) dental hygienist

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) radiologic technologist

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) medical records technician

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) emergency medical technician

·        9. Typically, emergency medical technicians, or EMTs, work in teams of _____.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) two

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) three

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) four

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) five

·        10. Typical duties of an emergency medical technician are _____.

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgA) transporting the sick or injured person to a medical facility

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgB) providing treatment for any type of medical emergency

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgC) administering drugs orally and intravenously

o   http://static.discoveryeducation.com/tools/images/fpo-chk.jpgD) using defibrillators on heart patients